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AKA: Lost Island Lake County Park

Fishing for largemouth bass, channel catfish, black crappie, walleye, bluegill, white bass, yellow bass, yellow perch and northern pike at Lost Island Lake in Iowa.
Lost Island Lake, IA

A popular ice fishing destination in winter, Lost Island Lake also has a reputation for good fishing in warm weather. This 1,260-acre lake is located in northwest Iowa 2 miles north of Ruthven. Within 7 miles of shoreline bass, catfish, crappie, walleye, sunfish, perch and northern pike reside in good numbers. Walleye, channel catfish and pike top the list of locals. Amenities include a nice boat launch ramp and camping at Lost Island Huston Park, a pier, a fish cleaning station and open areas for fishing from the bank.

Primary fish species residing in Lost Island Lake

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Largemouth bass Channel catfish Black crappie Walleye Bluegill White Bass Yellow Bass Yellow Perch Northern Pike

Lost Island Lake Amenities

Marina: NO
Boat Rental: NO
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
Campgrounds: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Lodging: YES
Convenience Store: NEARBY
Bait & Tackle: NEARBY
Restaurant: NEARBY

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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby

Lost Island – Huston Park Campground - 712 837-4866

East Leach Park Campground - 712 580-7265

Lost Island Lake IA Map - Fishing & Camping Areas

Contact Information

Lost Island Lake
Lost Island – Huston Park Campground
3267 – 350th Avenue
Ruthven, Iowa 51358
712 837-4866

 

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